Thursday is Paul Bunyan Day!
Paul Bunyan Day is June 28th. Who is Paul Bunyan? According to American Folklore, Paul Bunyan was a giant lumberjack who traveled the country with his blue ox, Babe. He is credited for many legendary feats:
He started logging in the U.S.
He dug the great lakes to water Babe.
He cleared North and South Dakota for farming.
He trained Carpenter Ants to do logging work.
Celebrate Paul Bunyan Day by checking out some of these books:
The Bunyans by Audrey Wood
Paul Bunyan adapted by Stephen Krensky
The Tall Tale of Paul Bunyan by Martin Powell and Aaron Blecha